Empowering Children To Reach Their God-Given Potential

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St. Malachy Catholic School in North Philadelphia nurtures the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth of students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.

Families of all faiths choose St. Malachy for a

high-quality, faith-based education

in a safe and loving environment.

As one of the 14 Independence Mission Schools,

we teach values and morals

as part of an academically rigorous curriculum.

Our private school is affordable because

every family receives financial aid

that reduces the cost of tuition.


Graduating 8th graders at St. Malachy Catholic School celebrate with their teachers


Legends of St. Malachy Event

Thank you to all those who joined us to honor a Legend of St. Malachy! View Online Photo Gallery Here For over 160 years, St. Malachy School has served the students, families, and community in North Philadelphia.  The school would neither survive nor thrive...

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The Future is Bright

Where Our 8th Graders Went to High School in 2023

Archdiocesan Catholic

Independent Catholic

Independent Non-Catholic

PHL/DE - Charter Schools

“If you want high-quality education, if you want to feel comfortable leaving your children in a space that welcomes them and that takes a holistic approach to their well-being, if you want to experience a space that pushes them to thrive, if you want to them grow and see how great they can become, you’re going to find it here.”


St. Malachy Catholic School

1012 W. Thompson St.
Philadelphia, PA 19122

St. Malachy Catholic School